Bridgeport Real Estate Market Overview

Could Bridgeport, CT be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Bridgeport. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Bridgeport such as... Stratford and Fairfield. When you’re ready, Trulia has 342 resale and new homes in Bridgeport lined up for you, including 8 open houses, and 635 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$155,000

Median Sales Price

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$113

Price Per Sqft

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$1,875

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Bridgeport show a 17% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -4% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Bridgeport for Apr 13 to Jul 12 was $155,000 based on 111 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Bridgeport was $113, an increase of 11% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Bridgeport for Jun 13 to Jul 13 was $1,875.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Bridgeport can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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139

Counts of Arrest

50

Counts of Robbery

43

Counts of Shooting


Best Schools in Bridgeport

There are 68 schools in Bridgeport.

Elementary Schools
10

Sherman School

Public, K-5

9

Multicultural Magnet School

Public, K-8

8

Stratfield School

Public, K-5

Middle Schools
9

Multicultural Magnet School

Public, K-8

8

Roger Ludlowe Middle School

Public, 6-8

8

Tomlinson Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
9

Fairfield Ludlowe High School

Public, 9-12

8

Fairfield Warde High School

Public, 9-12

5

Bullard-Havens Technical High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Bridgeport by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
35%
Single residents
Home owners
35%
Home owners
Median age
31
Median age
Household income
$36,750
Median household income
College educated
17%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Bridgeport commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
82% commute by car
0% commute by bike
11% commute by public transportation
3% commute by foot

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